Can you hear the music? Between the Blue Mountains and a sweeping natural harbor, Kingston is the seething heart and soul of Jamaica. Not only is this the business and government capital, it’s a cultural powerhouse with no end of art galleries, heritage houses, diverse restaurants and iconic recording studios – Reggae music was born in its ghettoes. Picnic in the city’s lush public parks by day, delve into its dancehalls after dark. Many travelers skip the capital and head north to manicured beach resorts, but Kingston gets you into the rhythm of real Jamaican life.
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